Due to the growth in technology, the Government has determined that the commercial business sector must be the primary force to develop and provide the products and services they need to achieve society’s goals. Consequently, the Federal Acquisition Regulation (“FAR”) and the individual agency supplements have been revised to become much more “commercial” friendly in most situations.
In Colorado, as in nearly all other states, adult protection units are responsible for the reporting and investigation of elder abuse (along with law enforcement agencies). The Elder Justice Act is federal legislation that requires the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services “to oversee the development and management of federal resources for protecting out seniors from elder abuse.” Additionally, the U.S. Department of Justice is charged with taking action to prevent elder abuse.
Join the Sam Cary Bar Association at a community rally this Saturday, July 16, 2016, at Civic Center Park, to show support and unity in the wake of killings by and of law enforcement across the country.
On Friday, July 22, 2016, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued one published opinion and three unpublished opinions.
On Wednesday, July 20, 2016, the Colorado State Judicial Branch announced the retirement of Hon. Daniel Petre from the Ninth Judicial District Court, effective October 1, 2016.